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  1. "Good Enough" Button when rendering in Boxshot

    Too often I don't do a quick render due to the artifacts in the shadows.

    I render at high quality and the artifacts are usually gone in the first minute or so of rendering.

    It would be great if there was a "good enough" button that would stop the rendering at the desired point and then you can save off the image.

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      1 comment  ·  Boxshot Rendering  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • easy Net render

      easy render - Network

      I work in Adobe After Effects, and in this program you can save/export task to network drive for further network render.
      AfterEffects as Boxshot render each frame of animation to output folder BUT you can point where this output folder is.
      Next we run project on few computers and during render each copy od After will se if frameXYZ is taken or not
      and take next free frameXYZ+1 to render and all other copies op After will see that frameXYZ+1 is taken

      well thats easy way to make Network Render - because many of that workflow…

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        1 comment  ·  Boxshot Rendering  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Adjust Camera(s) Just Like an Object

        What would be AMAZINGLY helpful if the "Snapshots" are saved as individual cameras. When you create a new snapshot it creates a new camera. Once you move away from the position you see a ghosted camera that you could manually control (position and rotation). Once you've made your adjustments, you can double click on the snap shot and that view is updated. If you want to have multiple snapshots, you'll see multiple ghosted cameras in your skybox.

        6 votes
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          0 comments  ·  Boxshot Rendering  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Some new functions for export

          Hey, currently I use your Origami in trial version, and I order it now, but maybe you could add a "footer" for export pdf visualisation.
          We can add our producer table with some information.

          You also should add a corrugated board texture, for better looks like boxes.

          Also, maybe in future, you add an option for multi parts boxes, if I want connect 2 or more parts of boxes in one piece?

          3 votes
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          • Opening books

            I want to see a Boxshot update so that books can be partially open (you used to be able to do this in the previous version of Boxshot), idealy the angle should be controllable.

            If you wanted to get extra brownie points from designers like me, then being able to add in detail to the pages (using JPG/PDF files from the actual pages in the book you're designing) would be great.

            13 votes
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              2 comments  ·  Boxshot Rendering  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • No Slide bar

              Make a render pop up windows NO slide bar, rightside and at the bottom. :) its must fit with a size rendering resolutions

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              • I would really love a better lighting system, or different lights like spot lights added in version 5.

                Better lighting, different lamp styles and the possibilty to change the light colour.

                21 votes
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                  0 comments  ·  Boxshot Rendering  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • clipping

                  Adding a vector path (clipping path) around the outside of the object when rendered would be amazing.

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                    1 comment  ·  Boxshot Rendering  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • 7 votes
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                      3 comments  ·  Boxshot Rendering  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Create Snack Bar.

                      Please create snack bar. thanks

                      16 votes
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                        1 comment  ·  Boxshot Rendering  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                        • Network distributed rendering

                          Dear Boxshot,
                          As a Ultimate user I am rendering huge resolutions and often multiple scenes on same project. Most of my work ends up in offset printing. This takes very long time, often too long. But I can't accept quality degradation.

                          If GPU assisted rendering is to complex to or impossible to implement please consider implementing distributed rendering. You already have nice queue manager in ultimate version. It is good starting point to develop distributed rendering on client-server basis.

                          In my disposal are multiple high end workstations and few Mac Pro boxes that I would gladly utilize to assist rendering…

                          3 votes
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                          • Rendering Invisible Objects

                            Would love an option to render scenes with "deselected objects" still producing reflections and shadows (some sort of "half off" option for objects). Then I could render out layers of a scene and import them into photoshop for further editing. Currently, If I were to only render background objects, any reflections from the absent foreground elements would be missing.

                            3 votes
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                            • Rendering quality settings

                              It would be good if we have more control over rendering quality settings.
                              Something between draft and high quality.
                              I render a lot of simple projects like business cards, flyers, etc.
                              I will gladly trade some quality for rendering speed in this simple tasks.

                              7 votes
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                                0 comments  ·  Boxshot Rendering  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Support for curved folds

                                to make renderings for boxes like these possible
                                http://www.nugali.com.br/Fotos/Produtos/dragees.jpg

                                89 votes
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                                  1 comment  ·  Boxshot Rendering  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • global "depth" render setting for all textures

                                  when I have full of transparent object (80 bottles) I would like to use global setings for depth render, when I forget at the beginng of work, I must do it manuallly

                                  6 votes
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                                  • Add option to shutdown PC after finishing all queued jobs

                                    Add simple check box to shutdown PC after finishing all queued jobs.
                                    Usefull when rendering over night.

                                    5 votes
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                                    • Render safe border (smooth shadows)

                                      In BoxShot 3D there is a really nice feature that ensures shadows to be faded by the borders of the canvas.

                                      Cannot find this feature in boxshot 4.. Now I have to use photoshop afterwards to "fade" out shadows manually..

                                      Any chance this feature may be added?

                                      52 votes
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                                      • boxshotVR: Export to 3d-HTML5 and Flash

                                        boxshotVR: Export to 3D-HTML5, load in browsers the 3d-model and textures to see a preview like the boxshot4 's preview.

                                        6 votes
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                                        • Multiple Scene support for Jobs

                                          I like to create a render queue with Jobs (to render multiple resolutions and scripts to choose texture and snapshot) from multiple scenes in my relative folder. So i can change the textures and click the Job File and Boxshot give me an rendered output of all my scenes in a folder.

                                          3 votes
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